Posts tagged ‘store’

Comme Des Garcons x Louis Vuitton | Comme Des Vuitton

28 June 2008, 02.57 | Posted in Uncategorized | No comments »

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Two outstanding brands that we report about on a regular have decided to join forces later this year – Comme des Garcons and Louis Vuitton. After the announcement of the Comme des Garcons x H&M partnership, this is the second unexpected partnership by the Japanese brand this year.
"In an extraordinary collaboration, Louis Vuitton, the ultimate French luxury brand, and Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons, the ultimate fashion rebel, will open a joint Tokyo store in September — an ephemeral three-month space where six one-off bags, designed by Kawakubo in LV monogram pattern, can be ordered by shoppers.

Yves Carcelle, chairman and CEO of Louis Vuitton, sitting front row at Kawakubos’ show on Friday, said that he was approached by Comme and considers the project a fine way to celebrate 30 years since Vuitton first opened in Tokyo.
For Comme acolytes, this move will be considered either as sleeping with the enemy — or a brilliant and imaginative partnership.

Kawakubo has re-designed the entire Comme des Garçons store on Kottodori, Omotesando for the Vuitton project. Carcelle says that LV is investing in the store, and that any financial profits will be divided.
Kawakubo described her designs as ‘party’ bags, promising multi-handles or two handles morphing into one. All will use the Monogram toile, with the LV initials, and the offerings will hark back to the styles of 30 years when Vuitton made only bags and leather goods." Via The Moment.
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The Hundreds San Francisco Video Teaser

18 March 2008, 12.47 | Posted in Uncategorized | No comments »

The Hundreds San Francisco flagship store is opening in two days. Here a little video teaser…
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Local 158 Store By Shut NYC

18 February 2008, 00.59 | Posted in Skateboarding | No comments »

One of New York’s most iconic skateboard companies just opened a new flagship store in NYC. Shut NYC opened Local 158 in the Lower Eastside. The store will carry mostly hard goods and some few select other brands.
158 Orchard Street
Between Stanton & Rivington
Make sure to check it out!

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5 & A Dime Collaborations – Crooks/ Hellz Bellz/Rogie Status

07 December 2007, 12.20 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding | 3 comments »

As part of their 2 year anniversary celebrations San Diego boutique 5 & A Dime continues to collaborate with some of the brands that they carry. Before we have seen collaboration on t-shirts with The Hundreds and Rogue Status.

Now they collaborated with Hellz Bellz on a t-shirt. This tee features the Hellz Bellz transparent bubble logo. Only available for girls.

For the guys they have a Crooks & Castles collaboration waiting. The wave pattern shown in the logo is the latest design used in the Crooks Illuminati Fall line.

Last but not least they collaborated with Rogue Status and Zoo York on a skate deck. The design on the board looks, as if somebody placed lots of stickers on the board.
Check out more pics after the jump.
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8Five2 x Lodown/Fiberops Decks

15 October 2007, 12.37 | Posted in Skateboarding | No comments »

Hong Kongs premier skateshop, 8Five2, recently got together with Lodown Magazine from Germany and with Ali from Fiberops to create a set of skateboard decks. The Fiberops deck is a Kien Lieu pro deck. The Lodown deck has been designed by none other than Marok himself! They are now available at 8Five2.

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